BreathableSack Wearable Blankets Recalled

Date:
October 29, 2013
Category:
Clothing
Company/Brand:
BreathableBaby LLC
The Danger:
The zipper pull tabs and sliders can detach posing a choking hazard to infants. No injuries have been reported.
Description:
The recall includes about 15,000 BreathableBaby BreathableSacks, which are sleeveless, wearable blankets. They come in two sizes: small (10-18 pounds) and medium (16-24 pounds) and come in three colors: kiwi Whoo, pink Hip, and blue Splash. There is one animal stitched on the left chest of each blanket of an owl, hippo or elephant. Only BreathableSacks from Lot No. 124 with a manufacture date of 04/17/2012 are included in the recall. A tag sewn inside the recalled units where the infant's right foot would be located states the "Date of Manufacture: 04/17/2012, Lot No. 124," along with the washing instructions on the back of the tag.
Sold At:
Various stores and online retailers, and at breathablebaby.com, nationwide from June 2012 to August 2013 for about $20.
What To Do:
Stop using the BreathableSacks from Lot No. 124 and contact BreathableBaby to request a replacement garment. For more information, call the company at (877) 827-4442 or go online to breathablebaby.com and click on Recall Information.
For More Information:
cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2014/BreathableBaby-Recalls-Wearable-Blanket/

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